Group B Forever! Peugeot 208 T16 and 205 T16 in 108 Photos

What a premise for a world-beating rally car: your LeMans-winning prototypes are gathering dust, while the motorsport engineers see all their hard work tossed aside.

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Powertrain? An Audi-beating, red-glowing turbocharger, and all the right stuff to put the power down.

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Wheelbase? Chopped nearly in half versus the endurance HDI FAP cars.

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Enjoy this showcase of the Pikes Peak-conquerer:

The Peugeot T16, then and now.

 

2013 208 T16 – Prototype Spec

2013 208 T16 – Pikes Peak

2013 208 T16 – GT

1985 205 T16

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Images credits for 1985 205 T16 c/o AllRacingCars.com

Awesome site, with a great collection of legendary racecars.

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